600 Million for Ongoing Operations says Gordon.

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by Pompeii, Dec 6, 2006.

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  1. Link.

    Knee-jerk reaction to press outcry? Never... Any ideas how this is going to actually benefit?
  2. OldSnowy

    OldSnowy LE Moderator Book Reviewer

    Does this actually mean any more money whatsoever for the Armed Forces? No, of course it doesn't.

    Smoke and mirrors.
  3. Is that 600 million being raised by petrol duty increases? No that will be for the schools along with the PFI funding. In actual fact I wonder where this money will come from. I agree smoke and mirrors.
  4. Air Pasenger Duty seems a candidate.

    Been doubled so that to fly to EU and back economy class will now cost £20.

    But go long haul & feel flush enough to fly anything better than cattle class & it will cost you £160!